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  • Holocaust writing assignment called a 'bad mark' for school district

    Holocaust writing assignment called a 'bad mark' for school district
    A controversial writing assignment that asked eighth-graders in Rialto to consider sources that contend the Holocaust never happened is a "bad mark on our record" that will be fixed, a spokeswoman for the district said. Students were asked to research...
  • Unclear if teachers face discipline in Holocaust writing assignment

    Unclear if teachers face discipline in Holocaust writing assignment
    A spokeswoman for the Rialto school district, which reversed course on a controversial eighth-grade writing assignment challenging the Holocaust's historical record, said she cannot discuss whether the instructors involved will face any disciplinary...
  • Rialto schools revise assignment asking whether Holocaust occurred

    The Rialto Unified School District has decided not to ask its eighth-grade students to argue whether the Holocaust happened after the assignment came under fire. The decision to revise the assignment came Monday after it drew criticism from the Anti-...
  • Rialto school officials apologize for Holocaust assignment

    Rialto school officials apologize for Holocaust assignment
    What started as an eighth-grade critical-thinking writing assignment has become a source of relentless controversy for Rialto school officials, who apologized profusely and publicly this week for asking that students consider whether the Holocaust was...
  • A Holocaust lesson: What was at stake in Rialto was not just the truth of history

     A Holocaust lesson: What was at stake in Rialto was not just the truth of history
    Alot of people apparently thought it was a good idea. Five teachers in the Rialto Unified School District developed the program, which was intended to improve the critical thinking skills of eighth-graders. And administrators signed off on it. The...
  • Facebook pages promote “Kill a Jew Day”

     
    Simon Wiesenthal Center researchers have uncovered more than two dozen Facebook sites with titles like “Kill a Jew Year” and “Kill a Jew Day.”  “Facebook officials have been very cooperative in removing these call...
  • Wiesenthal Center condemns attack on Baghdad Catholic church

     
    The Simon Wiesenthal Center is outraged by the carnage of Christians at Sunday prayers at a Baghdad church who were targeted by Islamic terrorists who called the Catholic Church, a “den of idolatry.”   “We are stunned by the barbarit...
  • Wiesenthal Center calls for release of Nazi war criminal report

     
    Following a story by The New York Times about the harboring of Nazi war criminals by the U.S. government during the Cold War, the Simon Wiesenthal Center is urging the full release of a 2006 U.S. Justice Department report on the government's checkered...
  • Wiesenthal Center applaud’s Pope’s new book

     
    The Simon Wiesenthal Center applauds Pope Benedict XVI’s forceful arguments against collective Jewish responsibility for the Crucifixion in his new book, Jesus of Nazareth-Part II.  “This is a critically important and timely statement by his...
  • What they're saying about Obama's Mideast speech, mainly on Israel and Palestine

     
    Reactions flow in to the Democrat';s speech on American Middle East policies, especially on Israel and Palestine. Leave yours here too...
  • Mormons apologize for baptizing parents of Nazi hunter Wiesenthal

     
    Mormon church apology: A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints submitted for posthumous baptisms the names of Simon Wiesenthal's parents. The church has apologized....